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New documentary shines spotlight on reverse mergers

  • April 2, 2018 September 5, 2018
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Scenario: Gwyn and Farid* of North Vancouver have divorced, with a court awarding them joint custody of their 12-year-old daughter, Ashley. Problem is, the couple can’t agree on a custody schedule, and Ashley doesn’t like seeing her mother (and blames her for the divorce). Gwyn comes to you, her advisor, asking for best practices, a […]

  • November 14, 2017 August 21, 2018
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For coverage and cost, clients can probably do better

  • November 9, 2017 August 28, 2018
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Scenario: The Morneaus* are in a fix. Their 18-year-old daughter, Sarah, has been arrested for public intoxication. She smashed a store window in downtown Winnipeg one Saturday night, but luckily no one was hurt. Understandably, the Morneaus are anxious and confused. They call you for help. What do you tell them? *This is a hypothetical […]

  • October 13, 2017 August 21, 2018
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What to do when your client sells her home.

  • June 29, 2017 March 19, 2019
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Scenario Calgary retirees Dolores and Remus Aquino, aged 67 and 70, have lived in their spacious two-storey home for the last 30 years. They have no plans to leave, but some of their younger friends are already having trouble climbing stairs. The Aquinos have thought about renovating their home to age in place, but have […]

  • May 12, 2017 July 8, 2022
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Cost considerations for aging at home

  • May 8, 2017 May 8, 2017
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Three experts weigh in

  • April 13, 2017 October 26, 2018
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Helen Lee* has been asked to be a director of Wynn Energy, a publicly traded company based in Ontario that generates and sells wind power. While she’s an energy expert, Helen has never been a director on a public board. She currently holds more than $500,000 in investments in other energy companies (mostly oil) and […]

  • April 10, 2017 August 21, 2018
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Jennifer is an engineer who has been working at a Vancouver firm part-time while caring for her ill father. But her dad recently died and she’s ready for a full-time position. At a convention, Jennifer strikes up a conversation with the CEO of an engineering company in Portland, Ore. The CEO is so impressed that […]

  • October 7, 2016 August 21, 2018
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